Bowling Club’s win lifts them to top of the table

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PONTEFRACT Bowling Club A are the new Castleford and District Snooker League Section B leaders.

They won 8-2 at Swillington Welfare C to move three points clear of former pacesetters Garforth CC A who lost 6-4 to Carleton B.

Garforth WMC B have a commanding 13-point lead in Section A after defeating Swillington Welfare D 8-2.

Pontefract Cue Club E are level on points with Carleton A at the top of Section C after beating them 6-4.

Garforth CC B took over at the top of Section D by defeating title rivals Swillington Welfare A 8-2.

RESULTS - Section A: B and S Sports Club A 2, Kippax Central B 8; Elmet A 4, Green Bowling A 6; Garforth Libs B 6, Prince of Wales B 4; Garforth WMC B 8, Swillington Welf D 2; Ponte Cue Club C 4, Smawthorne A 6; Ponte Cue Club F 8, Garforth WMC C 2; Ponte Social A 4, Roundhill A 6; Rothwell WMC A 8, Smawthorne D 2.

Section B: Castleford SSC A 4, Rockware B 6; Garforth CC A 4, Carleton B 6; Great Preston A 10, St Josephs A 0; Smawthorne B 0, Progressive B 10; Smawthorne C 6, Pontefract Cue Club B 4; Swillington Welf C 2, Ponte Bowling A 8; Townville A 6, Ponte Cons A 4.

Section C: Carleton A 4, Ponte Cue Club E 6; Garforth WMC D 6, Rockware C 4; Green Bowling B 2, Edward B 8; Ponte Bowling B 2, Ponte Cue Club A 8; Ponte Cue Club D 6, Garforth WMC A 6; Ponte Cue Club G 6, Swillington Welf B 4; Prince of Wales A 6, Garforth Libs D 4; St Josephs B 0, Knottingley Cons B 10.

Section D: Kippax Ex Serv A 8, Swillington Social A 2; Knottingley Cons A 8, YMCA A 2; Ponte Cons B 2, Townville B 8; Progressive A 6, Ponte Social B 4; Rockware A 8, Prince of Wales C 2; Swillington Welf A 2, Garforth CC B 8.

POSITIONS - Section A: Garforth WMC B played 13, points 91; Garforth Libs B 13-78; Roundhill A 13-76; Ponte Cue Club C 13-72; Smawthorne A 13-70; Rothwell WMC A 13-68; Elmet A 13-68; Ponte Cue Club F 13-66; Kippax Central B 13-64; Swillington Welf D 13-62; Smawthorne D 13-60; Prince of Wales B 13-54; B and S Sports Club A 13-54; Ponte Social A 12-52; Garforth WMC C 13-52; Green Bowling A 12-43.

Section B: Ponte Bowling A 13-84; Garforth CC A 13-81; Great Preston A 13-80; St Josephs A 13-74; Progressive B 13-74; Carleton B 13-72; Swillington Welf C 13-72; Smawthorne B 13-72; Ladybalk A 12-66; Townville A 13-66; NADS A 12-62; Rockware B 13-56; Castleford SSC A 13-51; Ponte Cue Club B 13-46; Smawthorne C 13-39; Ponte Cons A 13-35.

Section C: Carleton A 13-80; Ponte Cue Club E 13-80; Knottingley Cons B 13-78; Ponte Cue Club D 13-76; Edward B 13-76; Swillington Welf B 13-72; Prince of Wales A 13-70; Ponte Cue Club G 13-70; Rockware C 13-66; Garforth WMC A 13-64; St Josephs B 13-64; Green Bowling B 13-56; Garforth Libs D 13-52; Garforth WMC D 13-50; Ponte Cue Club A 13-44; Ponte Bowling B 13-42.

Section D: Garforth CC B 12-78; Swillington Welf A 12-76; Swillington Social A 11-75; Progressive A 12-74; Ponte Cons B 12-70; Ponte Social B 12-69; Great Preston B 11-60; Swillington Social B 13-55; Knottingley Cons A 11-54; Townville B 12-53; Prince of Wales C 12-52; Kippax Ex Serv A 13-50; Rockware A 12-50; YMCA A 12-44; Kippax Ex Serv B 11-30.